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Alfred, New York
Welcome to Alfred ...
The village of Alfred is located in Allegany County.
The location of Alfred has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Alfred has a population of 4,041 people<2> (see below for details).
Alfred is 1,760 feet [536 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alfred lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alfred had a population of 4,174 people (or 8.53% of the total population of Allegany County). This makes Alfred the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Alfred represents 0.02% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 551st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,174 people, the population of Alfred increased 5.56% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,954 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Alfred had an population of 4,041 people. This is a decrease of 3.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.2% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alfred.
Communities near Alfred ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alfred and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alfred.
Communities Also Named Alfred ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Alfred - they are located in Kansas, Maine, Michigan (2), North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alfred.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alfred:
Websites for Alfred ...
Official Website: www.alfredny.org/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alfred ...
Looking for more information about Alfred? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Alfred, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alfred.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Alfred: www.alfredny.org/
The official website for Allegany County: www.alleganyco.com/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 06 Feb 2019